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  • Over-wintering tender bulbs

    With frost, the blooming life of cannas, dahlias, gladiolas, and calla lilies will come to an end. Because of their tender nature, the corms, tubers, and rhizomes (grouped together as “tender bulbs”) that produce these plants are killed by our cold winters and cannot be left in the soil.
  • Late summer lawn care tips

    Late summer and fall are an active time of growth for our lawns and it is important to keep them adequately watered if rainfall is insufficient.
  • Plant hardy bulbs for spring beauty

    Spring flowering bulbs such as tulip, daffodil, grape hyacinth, and Siberian squill add beauty to any landscape.
  • Lawn grass selection

    Selecting the right grass is crucial for the long term success of your lawn.
  • Tips for watering trees and shrubs

    Check out these resources for information about watering newly planted trees and shrubs and mature trees and shrubs.
  • Lawn renovation

    Does your lawn have a few bare spots or do you have more bare spots than lawn?
  • Colorado potato beetle

    Gardeners growing potato, eggplant, pepper or tomato may be observing Colorado potato beetle on their plants.
  • Gardening

    Get information about best plants and gardening practices for Minnesota lawns, landscapes, and gardens.
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